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International Journal of Pure & Applied Bioscience (IJPAB)
Year : 2018, Volume : 6, Issue : 6
First page : (546) Last page : (551)
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Type and Pattern of Bovine Diseases and Disorders Treated at Teaching Veterinary Hospitals - Chennai, Tamil Nadu

T. Raja*, M. Prabu, A. Serma Saravana Pandian and P. Thirunavukkarasu

Department of Animal Husbandry Economics, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai-07
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Received: 29.06.2018 | Revised: 10.07.2018   | Accepted: 16.07.2018  



The study was conducted to record the various bovine disease and disorders treated at teaching veterinary hospitals. The data regarding details of bovine diseases and disorders treated were collected from Madras veterinary College Teaching Hospital and Veterinary University Peripheral Hospital, Madhavaram for the one year period (May-2017 to April 2018). In both MVCTH and VUPH the majority of the cases were medicine cases (59.04 per cent and 58.39 per cent, respectively). Among medicinal cases mastitis (16.28 per cent) and anorexia (12.50) were major reported case at MVCTH and anorexia (19.47 per cent) and enteritis (17.97 per cent) were the major cases at VUPH. Wounds were the major reported surgical case in both MVCTH and VUPH (26.67 per cent and 27.36 per cent, respectively). In case of gynaeco-obstetrical cases RFM (26.57 per cent) was the major reported case in MVCTH and metritis (28.04 per cent) was the major reported case at VUPH.

Key words: Cattle, Prevalence, Teaching hospitals, Diseases and Disorders.

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Cite this article: Raja, T., Prabu, M., Pandian, A.S.S. and Thirunavukkarasu, P., Type and Pattern of Bovine Diseases and Disorders Treated at Teaching Veterinary Hospitals-Chennai, Tamil Nadu., Int. J. Pure App. Biosci.6(6): 546-551 (2018). doi: